GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- You knew Saturday at The Swamp was going to be interesting as soon as sophomore quarterbacks Jeff Driskel and Jacoby Brissett both ran onto the field for Florida's first offensive play of the game.
Brissett lined up at quarterback and Driskel at receiver. That's one way to solve a quarterback battle. Move one guy to a new position.
"It was a little weird. I definitely wanted to catch a pass if that was an option," Driskel said. "I'm 2-for-2 in my career catching balls. It was good to get us both out there on the first play."
Of course, Gators coach Will Muschamp had no intentions of calling a play for Brissett to throw to Driskel. It was a chance to reward both players after their closely contested battle in fall camp to win the starting quarterback's job.
That was the biggest question mark hanging over the Gators entering Saturday's 27-14 win over the Falcons.
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